First Warning Forecast: Tracking highs in the 50s and plenty of sunshine to start 2020

Posted at 11:52 PM, Dec 31, 2019
and last updated 2020-01-01 12:14:51-05

Maddie’s First Warning Forecast:

Beautiful start to 2020, but rain is on the way…

Happy New Year! Our first day of the decade will be stunning. It’ll feature wall-to-wall sunshine with seasonably mild temperatures in the low to mid 50s.

Tonight will feature clear skies to start, with increasing clouds into Thursday morning. Lows I’ll be chilly and in the mid 30s.

On Thursday, our next storm system will begin to move in across the area. Highs will be near 60. A warm front will begin to lift north increasing clouds and bringing rain chances back to then region starting Thursday night.

By Friday, the unseasonably warm air makes a comeback. Highs will soar to the low 70s and winds will increase out of the southwest between 10 and 20 mph with gusts as high as 25. Scattered showers are expected especially Friday night.

Saturday will feature the chance of showers before we dry out starting Sunday.

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